Automotive, textile and consumer industry component supplier KERN-LIEBERS CR will invest over CZK 500m into the expansion of its production plant in České Budějovice. The firm will spend ca. CZK 180m on the building project and ca. CZK 320m on equipment. The firm started building the new hall on an area totalling 7,000 m2 in August 2016. Production launch is foreseen for summer 2017.